Woman Kills Her Husband By Pouring Hot Water Mixed With Sugar On Him While Asleep

A monster wife who killed her 80-year-old husband by pouring boiling water and sugar on him as he slept has been found guilty of murder.

Corinna Smith, 59, mixed the dangerous combination in a bucket before chucking it on husband of 38 years Michael Baines.

She then ran to a neighbour's home, saying: "I think I've killed him".

Michael, who was sleeping in his bed at the time, was rushed to hospital with 36 per cent burns but couldn't be saved.

Smith is now facing jail after being found guilty of murder at Chester Crown Court.

The court was told on the day before the "brutal and painful" attack, Smith was angry over a rumour circulating about Michael.

She had gone shopping with her daughter but appeared to have claimed down by the time she was dropped home.

'I'VE KILLED HIM'

But on July 14, the mum, who was her husband's carer, filled a garden bucket with boiling water from two kettles.

She then added three bags of sugar to make the liquid thicker and stickier to cause more damage.

Smith then chucked the contents over Michael before fleeing the marital home in the Wirral.

She banged on a neighbour's home, saying: "I've hurt him really bad, I think I've killed him".

Officers scrambled to the house found Michael in extreme pain and whimpering with the skin on his right arm and hand peeling off.

He was taken to the burns unit at Whiston Hospital where he remained in a stable condition with burns to a third of his body.

Sadly he deteriorated and passed away two weeks later on August 18 last year.

'PAINFUL AND CRUEL'

Smith, who shared a son with Michael as well as children from previous relationships, was originally arrested for GBH but this was upgraded to murder following her husband's death.

She admitted to police what she had done but claimed she lost control.

Smith will be sentenced on July 9.

Speaking after the case, Chief Inspector Paul Hughes, from Cheshire Constabulary, said: "Smith killed her husband Michael in such a painful and cruel way.

"To throw boiling water over someone when they are asleep is absolutely horrific. To also mix three bags of sugar with the water showed the determination she had to cause serious harm.

"The sugar placed into the water makes it vicious. It becomes thicker and stickier and sinks into the skin better.

"It left Michael in agony and rather than call the emergency services she wasted time by going to a house nine doors away to tell a neighbour, who she wasn't close to, what she had done.


No comments

Thank you for reaching out to us. We are happy to receive your opinion and request. If you are need advert or sponsored post, We’re excited you’re considering advertising or sponsoring a post on our blog. Your support is what keeps us going. With the current trend, it’s very obvious content marketing is the way to go. Banner advertising and trying to get customers through Google Adwords may get you customers but it has been proven beyond doubt that Content Marketing has more lasting benefits.
We offer majorly two types of advertising:
1. Sponsored Posts: If you are really interested in publishing a sponsored post or a press release, video content, advertorial or any other kind of sponsored post, then you are at the right place.
WHAT KIND OF SPONSORED POSTS DO WE ACCEPT?
Generally, a sponsored post can be any of the following:
Press release
Advertorial
Video content
Article
Interview
This kind of post is usually written to promote you or your business. However, we do prefer posts that naturally flow with the site’s general content. This means we can also promote artists, songs, cosmetic products and things that you love of all products or services.
DURATION & BONUSES
Every sponsored article will remain live on the site as long as this website exists. The duration is indefinite! Again, we will share your post on our social media channels and our email subscribers too will get to read your article. You’re exposing your article to our: Twitter followers, Facebook fans and other social networks.

We will also try as much as possible to optimize your post for search engines as well.

Submission of Materials : Sponsored post should be well written in English language and all materials must be delivered via electronic medium. All sponsored posts must be delivered via electronic version, either on disk or e-mail on Microsoft Word unless otherwise noted.
PRICING
The price largely depends on if you’re writing the content or we’re to do that. But if your are writing the content, it is $60 per article.

2. Banner Advertising: We also offer banner advertising in various sizes and of course, our prices are flexible. you may choose to for the weekly rate or simply buy your desired number of impressions.

Technical Details And Pricing
Banner Size 300 X 250 pixels : Appears on the home page and below all pages on the site.
Banner Size 728 X 90 pixels: Appears on the top right Corner of the homepage and all pages on the site.
Large rectangle Banner Size (336x280) : Appears on the home page and below all pages on the site.
Small square (200x200) : Appears on the right side of the home page and all pages on the site.
Half page (300x600) : Appears on the right side of the home page and all pages on the site.
Portrait (300x1050) : Appears on the right side of the home page and all pages on the site.
Billboard (970x250) : Appears on the home page.

Submission of Materials : Banner ads can be in jpeg, jpg and gif format. All materials must be deliverd via electronic medium. All ads must be delivered via electronic version, either on disk or e-mail in the ordered pixel dimensions unless otherwise noted.
For advertising offers, send an email with your name,company, website, country and advert or sponsored post you want to appear on our website to omodjk(at)gmail(dot)com

Normally, we should respond within 48 hours.